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Fordham University

Breakdown of “Campus Aesthetics” at Fordham

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MalesA
FemalesA-
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AccountingA
Aerospace EngineeringF
AnthropologyB+
Art & Design DepartmentB
BiologyA-
Business - Management and AdministrationA
Chemical EngineeringB+
ChemistryA-
CommunicationsA
Computer ScienceA
EconomicsA-
EnglishA-
FinanceA
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
JournalismA
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A+
MathB+
NursingD-
OtherB+
Perfomance ArtsB-
PhilosophyA+
PhysicsA
Political ScienceA+
PreDent and DentistryA+
PreLaw and LegalB
PreMed and MedicalB+
PsychologyB+
Social WorkF
SociologyA+
UndecidedA
Urban PlanningA

Against similar schools

Campus Aesthetics compared with similar schools in class.

Fordham University
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B

New York University
 B-
Harvard University
 B+
Columbia University in the City of New York
 B+
Loyola University - Chicago
 B+
Boston University
 B-
Cornell University
 A
Northeastern University
 A-
F
A+

Campus Aesthetics

... I wish I had taken more advantage of the clubs on campus ...Read full comment
... (regarding Lincoln Center Campus ONLY) Having lived on the west coast in the suburbs my whole life, it was quite a change coming to new york city...Read full comment
... My freshman year, an off-campus student was raped and beaten with a metal pipe ...Read full comment
... I pass by tour groups on campus almost daily, and I am still working up the courage to shout: "Turn back ...Read full comment
... The people at the Lincoln Center campus are mostly commuters ...Read full comment
... Socialization, it is like living on a small island with small minded people, after two weeks the whole silly campus is just that ...Read full comment
... If you are more artsy, try Fordham's lincoln center campus or NYU ...Read full comment
... Campus is very pretty, and the girls are too ...Read full comment
... The campus is amazing, the classes are hard, the faculty really challenge's you ...Read full comment
... Scary campus ...Read full comment
... Even though it is so close manhattan people hate going in at night because theyre afraid they will miss a "good" time at the bars or some party ...Read full comment
... The university boasts a breathtaking New England-esque campus, complete with rolling hills and Gothic architecture - yet it sits amidst N...Read full comment
... One campus is in Manhattan, and the other in the Bronx ...Read full comment
... I absolutely love Fordham(I attend the Rose Hill campus so I won't be writing about the Lincoln Center campus) ...Read full comment
... Secondly, any campus you go to is going to have a strict alcohol policy ...Read full comment
... It has an absolutely gorgeous campus and an awesome library ...Read full comment
... I attend Fordham College at the Lincoln Center, which means our campus is literally in the middle of New York City ...Read full comment
... The social life is also pretty good, there are bars and off campus parties so there is always something to do ...Read full comment
... There are bums and straggly people off campus ...Read full comment
... Pros: beautiful campus in NYC, smart professors at the top of their field, fun off-campus party scene, friendly student body for the most part...Read full comment
... Fordham is a place for students who want a campus community in the biggest city in the world ...Read full comment
... I am a Theatre Production & Classics major at Fordham's Lincoln Center campus ...Read full comment
... amazing rose hill campus (bronx) ...Read full comment
... Beautiful campus and incredible access to New York City ...Read full comment
... Even though it is so close manhattan people hate going in at night because theyre afraid they will miss a "good" time at the bars or some party ...Read full comment
... Eventually, I found friends through my extracurriculars and classes, and now I have a good niche of people I hang out with on campus, and I'm alw...Read full comment
... No big parties on campus but off-campus is excellent; nightlife is amazing ...Read full comment
... The commuters especially are such an amazing group of people, I personally know all of them since i live 10 minutes off campus so I commute ...Read full comment
... As a former attendee of Fordham Lincoln Center I can speak only for that campus, but I believe that Fordham's administration as a whole is major...Read full comment
... Beatiful campus, very good professors ...Read full comment
... I was able to attend any campus I wanted to of the three, and ( ...Read full comment
... The campus is always beautiful no matter what time of year ...Read full comment
... The Rose Hill campus is really beautiful albeit in a "diverse" area of the Bronx yet it remains one of the safest campuses in New York ...Read full comment
... No big parties on campus but off-campus is excellent; nightlife is amazing ...Read full comment
... Plus, the campus is one the most beautiful sites in New York City ...Read full comment
... Enough can't be said about the excellent academics and the amazing student life on campus ...Read full comment
... Top notch faculty, beautiful campus and New York City a short train ride away ...Read full comment
... and the torn up roads on campus :P ...Read full comment
... I have spent four years at Fordham's Rose Hill campus and it has been an up and down battle ...Read full comment
... Even though it is so close manhattan people hate going in at night because theyre afraid they will miss a "good" time at the bars or some party ...Read full comment
... The on-campus environment is so strict that learning to grow and develop is almost stunted ...Read full comment
... One misperception about the Rose Hill Campus is that the neighborhood is not safe ...Read full comment
... I cant believe nobody has mentioned how strict campus security is ...Read full comment
... In addition to this very arrogant aura given off around campus, the students are very difficult to know ...Read full comment
... Beautiful campus, great teachers, great cirriculum ...Read full comment
... It is a closed campus, so for the most part you experience only the school and students ...Read full comment
... the campus is beautiful and i think this is the perfect school for me, you have the combination of a classic college campus, and new york city a ...Read full comment
... I LOVE being in New York, there's a lot to look at and do--which is a good thing, because there's not much going on oncampus ...Read full comment
... Almost every even on campus is for them ...Read full comment
... I have also had some really wonderful teachers and the campus is beautiful ...Read full comment
... As a former attendee of Fordham Lincoln Center I can speak only for that campus, but I believe that Fordham's administration as a whole is major...Read full comment
... Unless you can commute or find low-cost off campus living arrangements, you should consider other schools ...Read full comment
... I've been lucky to live and take classes at both campuses (LC and RH) and they are pretty different but here is the low-down on them both ...Read full comment
... So I figured I'd be in NYC,especially after Fordham sent me like 20 glossy brochures titled "Fordham is my school, New York is my Campus" showcas...Read full comment
... There are lots of clubs and teams to join and a good bar scene off campus in the Belmont area of the Bronx, basically on Arthur Ave ...Read full comment
... Secondly, any campus you go to is going to have a strict alcohol policy ...Read full comment
... Graduating near the top of my class from a Jesuit prep school in the Northeast, I believed that Fordham would be a great college experience; a bea...Read full comment
... The Location and Campus are perfect, the best of both worlds ...Read full comment
... The reality is that the administration of the university steals your money, what you pay toward a good business education gets funnelled back for...Read full comment
... The campus is also one of the most beautiful that I have ever seen ...Read full comment
... I wish I had taken more advantage of the clubs on campus ...Read full comment
... The Bronx campus is gorgeous (LC not so much but they're working on it), and although the surrounding neighborhood is a bit shady you have easy ...Read full comment
... Campus- The campus is very old and well kept ...Read full comment
... Fordham is an excellent school in NYC, has a beautiful campus and a great reputation ...Read full comment
... I thought that the campus would be dangerous or sketchy or something, being that it is in the bronx, but I feel so safe no matter what time of d...Read full comment
... There are a lot of opportunities for internships and working on or around campus ...Read full comment
... A beautiful campus (Gothic architecture, trees and flowers everywhere, green grass everywhere) just 20 minutes away from Manhattan with fun peopl...Read full comment
... Oh, and third of all, there are two groups on campus: commuters and residents ...Read full comment
... I wish I had taken more advantage of the clubs on campus ...Read full comment
... Campus is very pretty, and the girls are too ...Read full comment
... Understand that I am writing this review as a first semester Freshman at the Lincoln Center campus who is waiting for acceptance letters to transf...Read full comment
... Excellent university, top notch faculty and a beautiful campus ...Read full comment
... It's a campus that resembles Hogwarts and it has a beautiful campus ...Read full comment
... I love that it has a beautiful and lush campus, but is only 20 minutes away from the heart of manhattan and a 5 minute walk from the REAL little ...Read full comment
... I've noticed a majority of the the negatives were coming from students up in the Bronx campus and/or commuters ...Read full comment
... Our campus is diverse, but not diverse enough ...Read full comment
... The campus is gorgeous and a nice seclusion from the city, which is close enough to go to a few times a week ...Read full comment
... The campus is gorgeous in the fall/spring and as silly as it is, haning out on Eddie's parade in the sunshine is quite nice ...Read full comment
... And live off campus ...Read full comment
... the campus is beautiful, and although the surrounding area is rundown, you always feel safe on campus ...Read full comment
... I am going into my junior year, and I live on the Rose Hill Campus ...Read full comment
... Prospective students should be aware that Fordham's two main campuses, Lincoln Center and Rose Hill, differ substantially ...Read full comment
... Fordham College at Lincoln Center is not really the best place to go to to experience the typical college campus life ...Read full comment
... 'Fordham is my school, New York is my campus" ...Read full comment
... There are bums and straggly people off campus ...Read full comment
... The perfect size - perfect to always meet new people, but feel like you are known and have a presence on campus ...Read full comment
... Secondly, any campus you go to is going to have a strict alcohol policy ...Read full comment
... I don’t know about the Rose Hill campus, but Lincoln Center was terrible ...Read full comment
... The Ram Van (intercampus transport) will take you to the Lincoln Center Campus ...Read full comment
... There are TONS of things to do on campus and a LOT of things to do in the city ...Read full comment
... There is nothing to do on campus when you're not in class ...Read full comment
... I am providing for both campuses (I have taken many classes at each) I will provide the pros and cons for each area (they seem to go hand and han...Read full comment
... Drinking and drug use is heavy at the Lincoln Center campus, but there is a wellness floor full of students who've been sheltered most of their ...Read full comment
... The campus is gorgeous, and with Manhattan just a 30 minute "ram van" ride away, I'm never bored ...Read full comment
... Fordham is a great mid sized school for those looking to be in a city (the greatest city in the world) yet have a beautiful campus ...Read full comment
... i decided to stay home and commute because fordham was a good name school and it was too expensive to live on campus if im only 30 minutes away ...Read full comment
... -Campus is beautiful ...Read full comment
... The only time the students are brought back down to earth, is when walking outside of campus in the Bronx ...Read full comment
... very old campus ...Read full comment
... The campus is really nice and it's safe ...Read full comment
... Also, get involved with campus ministry or Global Outreach- you will meet some of the most fascinating people in your life and grow from it ...Read full comment
... The people here are vile and abrasive; the campus life is depressing and repetitive (Tri-Bar), the academics are shameful and illustrate the lack ...Read full comment
... Fordham's Lincoln Center campus is not your traditional college atmosphere, which can bode well for the go-getter looking to take to Manhattan's c...Read full comment
... the campus is very lovely, walled inside "da Bronx" ...Read full comment
... Upon stepping on the campus on move-in day, I realized that the student body consisted of snooty rich girls who took daddy's credit card whene...Read full comment
... Positives: Large, bucolic campus (87 acres) with beautiful gothic buildings ...Read full comment
... For families getting ready to go through the college process, make sure you have your son/daughter spend time at the campus overnight with someon...Read full comment
... The only time the students are brought back down to earth, is when walking outside of campus in the Bronx ...Read full comment
... The school is VERY academically challenging and the campus is very beautiful ...Read full comment
... Many people go to clubs and bars in the city, or bars off-campus in the Bronx ...Read full comment
... the campus is beautiful, and although the surrounding area is rundown, you always feel safe on campus ...Read full comment
... Fordham allows its students to explore the endless possibilities of NYC because of its great location, but it also gives the "typical colleg...Read full comment
... Commuters are rarely involved in any on or off campus events because nobody bothers to invite them ...Read full comment
... Scary neighborhood (Bronx campus) ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, the academics are challenging, and the people are friendly ...Read full comment
... I went to the Rose Hill campus, and there's not really much to do around there but drink and go to parties ...Read full comment
... (based on Rose Hill campus) Fordham is a great school for a student who want a suburban environment in a major city ...Read full comment
... No big parties on campus but off-campus is excellent; nightlife is amazing ...Read full comment
... There are bums and straggly people off campus ...Read full comment
... The reality is that the administration of the university steals your money, what you pay toward a good business education gets funnelled back for...Read full comment
... The campus is gorgeous, and with Manhattan just a 30 minute "ram van" ride away, I'm never bored ...Read full comment
... The campus is beautiful, the students and faculty are friendly, and the resources available are abundant ...Read full comment
... Oh, and third of all, there are two groups on campus: commuters and residents ...Read full comment
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